Nora A Wonnacott
1896 - 2004
At the South Shore Villa, Crapaud on January 21, 2004 of Mrs. Nora A. Wonnacott (nee Halloran), formerly of Spring Park Road, Charlottetown, aged 107 years.
She was a centenarian, born February 16th, 1896, the daughter of the late Peter Edward & Catherine (Campbell) Halloran. She was the wife of the late Bruce Wonnacott and the late Jack B. Mac Donald.
She was predeceased by her children, Lloyd and Shirley Mac Donald, her sister Kathleen Mac Donald, and brothers Albert and Louis Halloran.
She is survived by her nieces Flora Kershaw, Helen Bulger, Laura Wasiuk, Henrietta Watson, Elaine Foster, and nephew Richard Halloran. The family would like to thank Lynn Dawson and the staff of South Shore Villa for their excellent care during her stay at the Villa. Mrs. Wonnacott will be remembered at the weekend masses at St. Dunstan’s Basilica.
Resting at the Hennessey Funeral Home from where the public funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Saturday at 11 a.m.. Private interment to take place at a later date in the family plot at the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Charlottetown.
In lieu of flowers and if so desired, memorials in Mrs. Wonnacott’s memory may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.
No visitation by request.
Dr. Dean Carruthers Read
The death occurred peacefully at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital surrounded by his family on Thursday January 22, 2004 of Dr. Dean Carruthers Read of Brackley Pt. Rd. Charlottetown aged 78 year.
Beloved husband of Marjorie [nee MacDonald] Read.
Cherished father of Jim, Carolyn [Des] Murphy, Donna [Jimmy] Auld.
Dean will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by his 5 grandchildren John and Elizabeth Read, Rachel, Nikki and Jared Murphy, and brothers Balfour [Shirley] Read, Verne Read and sister Emma Jane [David] Emingham.
Resting at the Cutcliffe Funeral Home until Sunday afternoon then transferred to Park Royal United Church, Charlottetown for funeral service at 2 p.m.
Interment to place at a later date in the family plot at Sherwood Cemetery, Charlottetown
In Lieu of flowers memorials in Dr. Read’s memory may be made to the Park Royal United Church Building Fund or to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Foundation.
Visiting hours Saturday 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m.
Gerald Joseph Johnston
Peacefully at the Prince Edward Home on Saturday January 24, 2004 of Mr Gerald J. Johnston of 140 Rochford St. Charlottetown in his 94th year.
Beloved husband of the late Mildred (nee McCarthy) Johnston. Loving father of James (Kathy) and Dr. Geraldine Johnston (Paul Grinton) Loving and devoted grandfather of Jeremy, Jason and Melanie Johnston and Carmen Grinton. Loving brother to Helen Lawlor of Charlottetown, and Olive Carruthers of Ottawa.
He was predeceased by his parents James J. Johnston KC and Mary Dorsey, sisters Mary Estella Johnston , Eileen Nugent and Mary Dewolfe and brothers Ray, James, Jack and Richard Brinsley.
Resting at the Hennessey Funeral Home until 9:45 on Wednesday morning then transferred to The Church of the Most Holy Redeemer for funeral mass at 10:00 a.m. Interment to take place later in the Roman Catholic Cemetery Charlottetown. If so desired memorial contributions in Geralds’ memory may be made to the P.E.I. Heart and Stroke Foundation , the Alzheimer Society of P.E.I. or the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Foundation.
Visiting hours on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
William Charles “Bill” Wilson
The death occurred at the Palliative Care Unit of the Prince Edward Home on Friday, January 30, 2004 of Mr. Bill Wilson of North Wiltshire, age 72 years.
Survived by wife, Eunice (nee White) Wilson; sons, Wayne “Woody” (Joanne) of Hunter River, Roger (Heather) of Hampshire, and Joe of North Wiltshire; five grandchildren, Melissa (Graeme) Smith, Sarah (Kris) Crabbe, Stephen, Daniel and Isaac; three great-grandchildren; brother, Dean of Australia; and sister, Ivalee (Wilfred) Bath of Crystal Beach, Ontario.
He was predeceased by his son, Donald, and sister, Kay.
Resting at the Cutcliffe Funeral Home from where the funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Monday at 1:30 p.m.
Interment later in Hampshire Cemetery.
If so desired, memorials in Mr. Wilson’s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
No visitation by personal request.
Ruth Caroline Croken
Peacefully at the Prince Edward Home on Sunday, February 1, 2004 of Mrs. Ruth Croken (nee Duffy) of Euston Street, Charlottetown in her 88th year.
Beloved wife of Allison Croken and dear mother of Janice (Fred) Gallant, Karen (John) Gaudet and Alison (Mike) Chandler. Also survived by 7 loving grandchildren, Leslie, Andrea, Mike, Laura, Monica, David and Robert; 3 great grandchildren, Samantha, Katlyn and Christopher; sisters, Dorothy Greer and Eleanor Bryenton; sister-in-law, Fran Duffy. Predeceased by her parents, James & Alice (nee McKearney) Duffy; sisters, Shirley Wormald, Eileen Duffy, Sally Leonard and her brother, John “Jack” Duffy.
Resting at the Hennessey Funeral Home until 9:45 Tuesday morning then transferred to the Church of the Most Holy Redeemer for funeral mass at 10 am. Interment later in the family plot in the Roman Catholic Cemetery, Charlottetown. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Assoc. or St. Vincent de Paul Society. Visiting hours Monday 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 pm.
Gerald Joseph 'Ged' Gallant
The death occurred peacefully at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital on Tuesday, February 3, 2004 of Mr. Gerald Joseph “Ged” Gallant, of Pine Drive, Charlottetown and formerly of Winsloe and Waterford, P.E.I., aged 89 years.
Beloved husband of the late Gertude [nee MacDonald] and the late Margaret [nee Godkin] Gallant.
Mr. Gallant is also fondly remembered but sadly missed by his brother, Bob of Sellarton N.S.; and sisters, Marie Conrad of New Glasgow N.S., Edna MacLean and Annie Bruce of Charlottetown; and many nieces and nephews.
Resting at the Cutcliffe Funeral Home, 33 Longworth Avenue, Charlottetown from where the funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel Friday morning at 11 a.m.
Interment to take place later in the family plot at People’s Cemetery, Charlottetown.
If so desired, memorials in Mr. Gallant’s memory may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of P.E.I. or the Canadian Diabetes Association.
Visiting hours Thursday 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m.